George Washington Commemorative Medal (from Hall of Fame for Great Americans at New York University Medal Series)
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The medal's obverse design depicts the right-side profile of George Washington, the first President of the United States. On the medal's reverse, an American bald eagle is depicted with wings spread. Behind it stands the Washington Monument, located in Washington, D.C. Thirteen stars form an arch above the eagle.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
1 3/4 inches (diameter)
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obverse: WASHINGTON / 1732 / 1799 / G.W. CARTER reverse: THE HALL OF FAME / FOR GREAT AMERICANS / ©1966 / AT NEW YORK UNIVERSITY edge: MEDALLIC ART CO. N.Y. BRONZE
New York University. Hall of Fame for Great Americans; Washington, George, 1732-1799
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
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